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Oklahoma State University Geology Professor Todd Halihan Defines Oklahoma Earthquakes.

Here are two videos of Oklahoma State University Geology Professor Todd Halihan describing what is going on in Oklahoma’s earthquakes and fracking.  Below these videos is an article from the Planet Kansas newsletter. In the first video, on June 13, 2015, the Oklahoma and Kansas
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Kansas Chapter announces 2015-16 grants for climate crisis education

The Kansas Chapter is pleased to announce the 2015-16 academic year recipients of Sierra Club Environmental Grants for Kansas Primary and Secondary Teachers: • Tracy Collins, an art teacher at Clearwater Middle School, $1,000 for her project entitled “Reduce Your Footprint.” • Eryn No
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Kansas Legislative News in the Veto Session – by Zack Pistora

See the below Kansas Legislative News. Legislative Update Veto Session-1
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Legislative Update from Zack Pistora – April 20, 2015

Here is the latest Legislative Report from Legislative Director Zack Pistora.         Zack’s 2015 Kansas Legislative Report- Part 2   Here is testimony from Zack Pistora on the State Water Plan Fund State Water Plan Fund; Zack Pistora Presentation to Vis
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Patch Burn Range Management in the Flint Hills

Patch Burn Demonstration Research Advances Research led primarily by scientists at Oklahoma State University demonstrates that the new technique of burning only a portion (patches) each year of ranches in the Flint Hills of Eastern Kansas and Northeast Oklahoma can achieve the same gr
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